This series of free public jazz concerts is in it's 12th season performing in the Village Area of Yuma Palms Mall on Thursday evenings. The highly regarded Yuma Jazz Company Quintet will perform crowd favorites. This Thursday, popular local duo Jason & Elle will share their engaging soul / funk / Latin repertoire. J&E are always Village Jazz favorites! More info at YumaJazz.com.
Lace up your sneakers and enjoy a casual, feet-friendly walking tour of Yuma's downtown district. Tour guide, Steve Cook, will highlight historic sites while sharing stories of life in Yuma a century ago. Get a glimpse of the rugged roads that led to today's Yuma. Tours depart and return to the Sanguinetti House Museum, located at 240 S. Madison Ave. in historic Yuma. For more information call 928-782-1841
"Country Gentleman" Jack Jackson recreate the songs and telling the stories of Country Music's most loved legends Thursday evenings at The Golden Roadrunner Ballroom, 274 S Main St, in historic downtown Yuma. The doors open at 5 p.m. Buffet serves at 5:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m. Call 928-318-3487 for dinner reservation.
Love haunted history? Join Sanguinetti House Museum, if you dare, for a night trolley tour through the streets of Yuma's historic downtown district. Hear hair-raising stories of murder and mayhem form Yuma's days of old. more information at www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org/yuma or call 928-782-1842
All aboard! Step aboard Yuma's historic downtown trolley and relax while our tour guide points out sites from yesteryear. Hear stories of pioneering families, riverboats, brothels, and booming businesses that once lined Main Street. This tour departs from and return to the Sanguinetti House Museum, located at 240 S. Madison Avenue in historic Yuma. Seating is limited so early reservations are recommended.
The Yuma Symposium offers an amazing series of demonstrations, lectures and slide presentations given by both internationally recognized and emerging artists who have demonstrated unusual talent.
Comfort food for hungry artists, like a potluck with great friends you know this event is going to be good. Presenting artists come from around the country to share their work and bask in the warmth of Arizona’s winter sun while forming bonds that may last thirty years or more.
Activities include an exhibit of work by presenters as well as a student show, the National Saw, File, & Solder Sprints, the annual pin auction, an excursion to Algodones for food and of course some shopping, plus a final fiesta and dance on Saturday night!
For more info, call 928-782-1934 or go to www.YumaSymposium.org.
Yuma Art Center/Historic Yuma Theatre and the Yuma Civic Center offer a variety of stage shows and events, visit the city website for general events info or to purchase tickets online for selected events, go to the YumaShowTickets.com site.
The Yuma County Library District offers a wide variety of programs and classes at various branch locations. For a complete listing of events or to sign up for their newsletter please visit their website at YumaLibrary.org.